Title of document: Lao People’s Democratic Republic: Sustainable Commercialization in the Coffee Value Chain

Authors/editor: UNCTAD

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Ministry/Government Agency/Organization: UNCTAD

Year of publication: 2020

Geographic focus: Lao PDR

Main issues/ topics addressed (for example: Organic Agriculture in Lao; Coffee Value Chain Actors …)

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Sustainable commercialisation of agriculture for the local market and for exports is one of the key pillars of the sustainable development policy of Lao People’s Democratic Republic. Relevant policies and guidelines have been developed to enhance the production capacities of value chain actors and facilitate the access of local agricultural products, including coffee, to international markets…